|Photo by Darren Craig / IWDG|
The purpose of the work is to get a clearer idea of the genetic make-up of this population to understand how isolated it is. Links have already been made between Cape Verde & Norway and in 2011 there were several whales returning to Cape Verde that have been recorded since the 1990s.
IWDG believe Boa Vista to be the single most important bay in the Atlantic for this population.
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